toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in The Lightning Thief

3 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
extremely ugly, offensive, and/or frightening
  • I was about to press the emergency stop button when I heard hideous wailing from the back row.
    Chapter 10 (78% in)
  • Whatever is left of Kronos is still alive in some hideous way, still conscious in his eternal pain, still hungering for power.
    Chapter 21 (57% in)
  • I thought about Gabe's spirit drifting forever in the Fields of Asphodel, or condemned to some hideous torture behind the barbed wire of the Fields of Punishment-an eternal poker game, sitting up to his waist in boiling oil listening to opera music.
    Chapter 21 (90% in)

There are no more uses of "hideous" in The Lightning Thief.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®